Best ILEA Team Effort (Over $150,000 USD)
Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover - Corporate Hospitality
William Corcoran, Newport Tent Company; Maris Corujo, Newport Vineyards; John Edick, Blackstone Caterers; Jennifer Gullins, CSEP, PEAK Event Services; Derek Iorfida, JDI Productions, Inc.; Meagan Mann, All Occasion Transportation; Alexis Radkovich, McGrath Clambakes, Inc.; Laurie Stroll, Newport Hospitality, Inc.; a DMC Network Company
As the selected DMC for the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover, we simultaneously orchestrated 30 client programs totaling 65 events, utilizing hundreds of vehicle charters, over 100 vendors, over 30 hotels/inns and an expanded team of 60 onsite staff. Ultimately, the Newport Stopover was declared the best North American Stopover in recent Race history!